Bowers , Carol 12/29/1939 - 12/25/2022 Kalamazoo Carol J. Bowers, 82, of Kalamazoo, died December 25, 2022. Carol was born December 29, 1939 in Saginaw, MI to Eugene and Ann (Winona) Portwine. She married Stanley F. Bowers on August 19, 1983. Funeral services to celebrate Carol's life will be 12:00 p.m., Thursday, January 5, 2023 at the Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care, Richland Chapel. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service, starting at 11:00 a.m. Personal messages for the family may be placed at www.farleyestesdowdle.com.